Obama Toying With American Jewry over Pollard?

LI paper publishes bold editorial regarding Jonathan Pollard – less about Pollard than about the US treason inherent in its refusal to release him.Hillel Fendel, 6/6/2011, 6:10 PM

The Day After: Golan Border with Syria - Quiet but Tense

Tense calm on the Syrian border, as Syrian police decide to prevent civilians from nearing the border.Hillel Fendel, 6/6/2011, 3:32 PM

Jordan Secretly Buying Israeli Water

A Jordanian paper reports that Jordan is negotiating with Israel, and not for the first time, for the purchase of water from the Sea of Galilee. Hillel Fendel, 6/6/2011, 12:24 PM

US Won’t Participate in Durban III

Following Canada and Israel, the U.S.has now announced that it will not participate in the racist UN-sponsored World Conference Against Racism.Hillel Fendel, 6/6/2011, 11:38 AM

No Damage After Lightning Strikes Peres' Plane

Lightning struck the plane which carried President Shimon Peres from Milan to Tel Aviv. The plane was not damaged, and Peres himself remained calm.Elad Benari, 6/6/2011, 3:11 AM

Pope Meets Abbas, Keeps Quiet on Cleansing of Christians

Pope meets Palestinian Authority chairman at Vatican, avoids public fuss over PA’s systematic anti-Christian violence.Gil Ronen, 6/5/2011, 5:19 PM

Obama Struggles against Backlash on Israel

The 2012 American presidential race is already beginning to heat up with attacks aimed at Barack Obama's Israel-PA policies.Chana Ya'ar, 6/5/2011, 4:01 PM

Netanyahu to France:Thanks but No Thanks on Talks with PA-Hamas

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu thanked France for trying to help Israel reach peace with the PA – but reminded: no talks with with unity gov't.Chana Ya'ar, 6/5/2011, 1:20 PM

70 Years After Iraqi Kristallnacht

Yesterday marked not only reunited Jerusalem’s 44th anniversary, but also the 70th anniversary of Kristallnacht – the one that happened in Iraq.Hillel Fendel, 6/2/2011, 8:29 PM

Sarah Palin's Big Jewish Star on Jerusalem Day

Former US Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin made news on Jerusalem Day by wearing a big Jewish star. Chana Ya'ar, 6/2/2011, 3:02 PM

Violent Eviction Near Shilo: 11 Injured, Burnt Police Car

Large joint police-army force threw rocks, gas grenades during a “particularly violent” eviction of a Jewish outpost neighborhood this morning.Hillel Fendel, 6/2/2011, 10:02 AM

U.S. Will Boycott Durban III

U.S. will boycott the Durban III conference in September, says the Durban process “included ugly displays of intolerance and anti-Semitism.”Elad Benari, 6/2/2011, 3:13 AM

Ya'alon: Pre-Emptive Strike on Iran Could be Necessary

Minister Moshe Ya’alon says the civilized world must act to avert the Iranian nuclear threat, including a pre-emptive strike if necessary.Elad Benari, 5/31/2011, 5:14 AM

British PM Quits as JNF Patron

British Prime Minister David Cameron has resigned as a Jewish National Fund patron. Pro-PA campaigners said he buckled to their pressure. Chana Ya'ar , 5/30/2011, 7:02 PM

Bibi: UN Statehood for PA is Like Declaring the World is Flat

If the UN declares the PA to be a state, it might as well decide the world is flat, Netanyahu says. Regardless, US can block the move with veto. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/30/2011, 5:28 PM

Jerusalem Arabs to Israel: Don't Give Away Your Sovereignty

The Knesset Interior Committee to hear today from Jerusalem Arabs who do not want to come under PA control. Aryeh King has proof that it has begun.Hillel Fendel, 5/30/2011, 10:59 AM

Canada Advises Citizens Against Taking Part in Gaza Flotillas

Canada's foreign minister issues a statement in which he advises Canadians against taking part in the planned flotillas to Gaza.Elad Benari, 5/30/2011, 5:14 AM

'Call Joseph's Tomb Shooting Terrorism'

Terror victims group slams Chief of Staff for failing to call shooting a terror attack, Ben-Ari calls to “fight the terrorists in uniform.”Maayana Miskin, 5/29/2011, 10:15 PM

Netanyahu Quotes Expert Who Said He ‘Eviscerated Obama’

PM quotes Walter Russell Mead’s statement that “Israel is an American value.” Mead also compared Obama vs. Netanyahu to "Bambi meets Godzilla."Gil Ronen, 5/29/2011, 7:28 PM

MK Calls for 'Mouth Cooling' Period

Former military and intelligence leaders should be required to take six months to “cool their mouths” before giving interviews, says MK Matalon.Maayana Miskin, 5/29/2011, 7:26 PM

Complaint: Channel 2 'Translates' the News

Dozens of complaints as Channel 2 anchor adds her own commentary while translating Prime Minister's speech.Maayana Miskin, 5/29/2011, 6:35 PM

Obama: Poland a Model for Arab Nations

US President Barack Obama hopes Poland's history of transition will prove to be the model for the Arab Spring nations. Chana Ya'ar, 5/29/2011, 10:58 AM

Israeli-American Billionaire Says Won’t Be Donating to Obama

Israeli-American billionaire Haim Saban says he won't be donating to Obama as he has for other Democrats. "He doesn’t need any of my donations."Elad Benari, 5/27/2011, 3:15 AM

Rebuttal to AP's Unprecedented Rebuttal of Netanyahu's Speech

INN rebuts AP's unprecedented choosing of sides and rebutting PM Netanyahu's speech before the US Congress.Hillel Fendel, 5/26/2011, 4:09 PM

The Unbridgeable Obama-Netanyahu Gap

Analyst and former Israeli Ambassador Yoram Ettinger says Obama’s pro-Muslim tilt and advisors keep him from ever understanding Netanyahu.Hillel Fendel, 5/26/2011, 2:37 PM

On the Crest: Netanyahu Soaring in the Polls

Netanyahu has jumped a whopping 33% in public opinion polls in Israel this month. Hillel Fendel, 5/26/2011, 11:27 AM

Netanyahu: Time Has Come to Unite

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says the “time has come to unite” around the peace plan he brought to the US Congress. Chana Ya'ar, 5/26/2011, 10:33 AM

'Leaving Israelis Outside Israel's Borders? It Won't Happen!'

1st-ever intifada victim says Netanyahu’s consent to leave Israelis outside Israel’s borders is “surreal” - but adds there’s no reason for concern.Hillel Fendel, 5/26/2011, 9:30 AM

Netanyahu Calls on Kadima to Join Government

As Kadima members criticize Netanyahu over his speech in Congress, his spokesperson calls on Kadima should join Netanyahu's government.Elad Benari, 5/26/2011, 2:12 AM

Lieberman Meets with French FM Juppe

Deputy Prime Minister Avigdor Lieberman met with French Minister of Foreign Affairs Alain Juppe to discuss Israel-PA talks.INN Staff, 5/25/2011, 10:16 PM

UN Slams Australia Over Infiltrator Policy

The United Nations has slammed Australia for being “racist” over a new policy regarding its treatment of infiltrators.Chana Ya'ar, 5/25/2011, 7:27 PM

Obama 'Still Confident' of PA Country But UN Appeal a 'Mistake'

US President Barack Obama told reporters in London Wednesday he is still confident the PA will have a state, but not through the UN.Chana Ya'ar, 5/25/2011, 5:26 PM

White House Says Time Has Come for PA ‘Good Will’

The White House, in a rare departure from “even-handed statements,” says the Palestinian Authority must begin “to give Israel confidence.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/25/2011, 1:52 PM

PA Charges Netanyahu ‘Declared War on Peace Process’

Prime Minister Netanyahu “declared war on the peace process” in his speech to Congress, PA spokesman says. It rejects renewed negotiations.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/25/2011, 9:34 AM

Likud Takes Strong Lead in New Election Poll

The Likud party, headed by Netanyahu, has opened up a larger lead over other parties in the latest poll, mostly at the expense of the Labor party.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/25/2011, 9:02 AM

Will Netanyahu's Highlights or Concessions Be Remembered

Analysis:Everybody knows that Netanyahu has the gift of rhetoric. Are the punches he landed worth the concessions that he offered?Dr. Amiel Ungar, 5/25/2011, 7:14 AM

Harry Reid: America’s Commitment to Israel is ‘Non-Negotiable’

Senate majority leader Harry Reid speaks at the AIPAC Conference, assures Jewish community of US commitment to Israel.Fern Sidman, INN NY Correspondent, 5/25/2011, 2:15 AM

Netanyahu’s Lone Heckler in Congress – a CODEPINK Jew

One person heckled Prime Minister Netanyahu in his speech to Congress Tuesday. The voice belonged to none other than a left-wing Jewish activist.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/24/2011, 10:10 PM

Peace Now Accuses: Netanyahu is Racist Toward Obama

Netanyahu would not have “scolded” the president if he were rich and white, extremist group’s leader says.Gil Ronen, 5/24/2011, 11:29 AM

Netanyahu at AIPAC: Israel Can't Return to '1967 Lines'

Prime Minister Netanyahu at the AIPAC Conference: "Peace must leave Israel with security"..conflict rages on because Arabs "refuse to end it."Elad Benari, 5/24/2011, 6:10 AM

MKs to Visit Joseph's Tomb As Arabs Call for Confrontation

IDF allows MKs - but not media - to visit Joseph’s Tomb. Meanwhile, PA Arabs are calling to confront the MKs if the visit takes place.Elad Benari, 5/24/2011, 4:15 AM

Netanyahus Take Washington Walk

Prime Minister impresses spouse Sarah with his memory skills in a walk around Washington D.C. Gil Ronen, 5/23/2011, 9:12 PM

Editors Against Obama

Pres. Obama’s new positions regarding Israel and the Pal. Authority have earned strong criticism by leading analysts and opinion-formulators. Hillel Fendel, 5/23/2011, 8:57 PM

Canada Rejects Obama “1967” Intervention

Harper government refuses to back Obama speech, says borders need to be negotiated by the two sides.Gil Ronen, 5/23/2011, 7:39 PM

On Obama’s Call for “’67 Lines w/ Swaps”

Ex-US Presidential advisor Gamal Helal: Obama’s insistence on Israel's return to pre-'67 size, even if in different borders, is an Arab victory.Hillel Fendel, 5/23/2011, 2:26 PM

'A Palestinian State is an Illusion'

Dr. Ron Breiman of the Hatikva faction in the National Union party believes that a Palestinian State would never bring about peace.Elad Benari, 5/23/2011, 6:17 AM

AIPAC: Cantor: Israel is US’s Most Loyal Ally

Eric Cantor, the majority leader in the House of Representatives, addressed the attendees of the AIPAC conference in Washington.Fern Sidman, INN NY Correspondent, 5/23/2011, 1:12 AM

Livni: World Watching Israel-US Ties

Opposition head Tzipi Livni supports Obama, warns that the world is watching Israel-US ties.Maayana Miskin, 5/23/2011, 12:13 AM

Video: Half of Netanyahu’s Inner Circle are Kippah-Wearers

Video of Prime Minister’s consultation with his most trusted advisors shows unprecedented influence of religious-Zionist headgear.Gil Ronen, 5/22/2011, 10:29 PM

Kadima's Schneller Calls on His Party to Back Bibi

MK Otniel Schneller is calling for his party to rise above politics and support Netanyahu. Now is not the time for 'political games,' he says.Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2011, 10:25 PM

How Past Leaders Responded to American Pressure

Past Israeli leaders' responses to American pressure make Netanyahu's look tame, says former statesman Yoram Ettinger.Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2011, 6:56 PM

Jewish Americans Mull 2012 Obama Re-election Bid

Jewish Americans are looking ahead to Barack Obama's 2012 re-election bid and beginning to wonder.Chana Ya'ar, 5/22/2011, 2:31 PM

MK Katz Warns AIPAC, ‘Obama Put a Gun to Israel’s Head’

MK Yaakov Katz (Ketzaleh) wrote AIPAC, “Don’t fall for Obama’s magical oratory. He put a gun to Israel’s head and asked it to commit suicide.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/22/2011, 11:55 AM

Netanyahu on Obama: A Friendly Argument or a Public Lecture?

Netanyahu’s publicly contradicting Obama’s attempt to shrink Israel’s borders is only “a friendly argument, he insists. Or was it a tantrum?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/22/2011, 10:10 AM

Barak: Bibi-Obama Gap Not so Big

Differences of opinion between Netanyahu and Obama are less dramatic than they seem, says Barak. US officials agree. Maayana Miskin, 5/21/2011, 11:43 PM

Bibi Says No to Obama on '67 Lines', Warns Against Illusions

Netanyahu meets with Obama for two hours and publicly rejects 1949 armistice lines, warns against “peace based on illusions.”Maayana Miskin, 5/21/2011, 10:30 PM

Gush Katif 'Present': Ministers to Get Half Vegetables

Farmers expelled from Gush Katif are planning a unique present for Israel's government – incomplete produce, in protest of incomplete aid.Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2011, 1:46 PM